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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 499, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Defamation - Scathing attack by accused on the character and conduct of complainant - Defences available to accused with which he can justify such an allegation, cannot be gone into while exercising jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - Even if the imputations are covered by Exception 9 of S.499 IPC even..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Quashing of complaint - Imputations against complainant in written statement - Once a statement has been filed in a Court of law, that statement can be taken as published and if such a statement amounts to per se defamatory, it is the duty of accused to establish that he is justified..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 499(9), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Defamatory statement made u/s 161 Cr.P.C. during investigation of a case - Complaint u/s 500 IPC - Petition to quash complaint on the plea that statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. comes under Exception 9 of S.499 IPC - Held, statement made u/s 161 Cr.P.C. is a 'privileged statement' - However, the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Defamation - Complaint against two persons - Some material available against another person - Magistrate cannot suo moto array that person as accused unless a complaint is filed against him or application u/s 319 Cr.P.C. is made to summon him as accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199-- Defamation - Complaint - By some person aggrieved is a sine qua non under the mandatory provisions of S.199 Cr.P.C...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Necessary ingredients are : (i) Making or publishing any imputation concerning any person; (ii) such imputation must have been made by (a) words either spoken or intended to be read ; or (b) signs; or (c) visible representation. (iii) Such imputation must have been made with intention..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Complaint to authorities about public servant that he has purchased land without intimation to the department - Enquiry revealed that complaints were false - No offence of defamation is made out - Sole purpose of making complaints was to bring to the notice of authorities the factual..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- General remarks made by Authority against competence of subordinate - Does not amount to defamation...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Action for defamation is maintainable only by the person who is defamed and not by his friends, relatives and family members...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501, 502-- Defamation - Publication of news item - Complainant alleging that as a result of publication of news item he had been defamed - News item merely disclosing the proceedings in Assembly wherein the Minister concerned took complainant's name along with others who were involved in misappropriation of..........

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